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Motor Power Co

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July 1900. Napier 8 h.p.
July 1900.
May 1901. Chronology of Napier.
September 1902.

of 14 New Burlington Street, London

1900 Paris Exhibition. Showed several motor carriages [1]

1900 Directors were Selwyn Edge and Harvey Du Cros

1901 Selwyn Edge marketed Napier cars, firstly through the Motor Vehicle Co and then through S. F. Edge (1907) Ltd[2].

1902 Advertised Napier cars.

1902 October. Company name change to S. F. Edge.[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer of 14th September 1900 p253
  2. Biography of Selwyn Edge ODNB by David Thoms [1]
  3. The Autocar 1902/11/08